Invest Ottawa delivers economic development programs and initiatives that increase entrepreneurial momentum, wealth and jobs in the City of Ottawa and its surrounding region. Its goal is to make Ottawa the most innovative City in Canada. Invest Ottawa services include start-up incubation and mentorship, acceleration for existing companies, global business attraction and local business retention, targeted sector development, commercialization, and marketing Ottawa’s diversified economy and high quality of life.


Invest Ottawa helps for-profit, co-op and non-incorporated business types in Ottawa .

They offer free and paid services in English and French for all ages .

They deliver in-person services in the form of workshops, courses and coaching .



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